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Mrs. Gonzalez from South Gate CA is requesting Technology through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Oh The Places We Can Go With a Tablet Computer!!!

My students need a tablet in order to take online reading tests and use the resources on the internet.

  • $707 goal

This project expired on May 10, 2012.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Together we can have children Inspire, Desire, and Admire! Open the door of opportunities to my second graders to enjoy, learn, and challenge themselves with technology.

My second grade students love to learn and discover new things.

Most of my students are from minority and low socio-economic homes. The entire school is on a free lunch program and very few have the chance to use technology at home. Technology is now a significant feature of our lives. Giving my students the opportunity to learn math and reading skills through computers will give them a jumpstart to what is waiting for them in the future!

My Project

Having the tablet computer in our classroom will give my students a chance to incorporate technology with learning. They can access games and websites on different subjects like math, science, reading and social studies. Children learn in a variety of ways and this would help in incorporating a different way to learn. Most importantly, they will be able to access the online reading tests to improve their comprehension and reading skills. Our school district offers an online program where the students read a book in their level and they then have to answer comprehension questions on that book.

Please help us incorporate technology into our learning.

Computers are becoming a way of life for all ages and its our responsibility to ensure that ALL children use them in a way that helps them reach their potential!

Mrs. Gonzalez
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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19 donors19 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 20 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 - tablet - Android 3.1 (Honeycomb) - 16 GB - 10.1' - metallic gray • Best Buy $499.99 1 $499.99

Materials cost

$499.99

Vendor shipping charges

$12.00

State sales tax

$45.75

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.50

Fulfillment labor & materials

$35.00

Total project cost

$600.24

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$105.92

Total project goal

$706.16

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$706.16

18 Donors

-$316.03

Donations toward project cost

-$300.13

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$15.90

match offer

-$353.07

Match offer toward project cost

-$300.11

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$52.96

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$37.06

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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